is the website that allows people to take the next step in their Jewish learning with comprehensive online courses. Created by, Jewish Pathways takes the most essential "how-to" information and packages it into user-friendly modules, so that students can study at their own pace, anytime, anywhere.


For years, Jews moving closer to observance, or those simply looking for a refresher course, had nowhere on the Internet to turn for comprehensive, user-friendly material geared to their level. Jewish Pathways is for someone who may be new to Jewish observance and need to “catch up,” or may be an old-timer who wants to learn in a more systematic, comprehensive way.

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Jewish Pathways courses are built around essential learning components like videos lectures, readings, slide shows and quizzes – featuring top Jewish educators. Jewish Pathways differs from a textbook in that it leverages the power of the Internet as an educational tool. "Many people have tried to learn Judaism from a book, but it is too cold and technical,” says Rabbi Shraga Simmons, director of Jewish Pathways. “But Pathways makes it all come alive. We take a student through the material step-by-step, and add a variety of multi-media elements that provide a crucial dimension."